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La Fontaine

#79 of 1,176 Restaurants in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence
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ul. Slawkowska 1, Krakow 31-014, Poland
+48 12 422 65 64
12:00 - 23:00
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to chance on this venue by luck. We were passing and thought we give it a try, we were so glad that we did!! The daily tapas were so flavoursome then followed by pig 3 ways I was in heaven. Such flavours in such varieties. I was very impressed. So much so we booked again for that evening... More 

Thank Lee H
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here 13 Jan as a party of eight. Having eaten here on 2 previous occasions and been delighted we were all very disappointed in our meals. Despite the restaurant being empty the food seemed to take a age to come out, when it did it certainly wasn't worth the wait. Four of us ordered fillet steak, 3 of us... More 

Thank Djh170169
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Having tried and eaten traditional Polish cuisine we thought we would give a French inspired restaurant a try. We weren't disappointed. A lovely atmosphere and delicious bouillabaisse for me and seafood risotto for my husband. Desserts were too good to miss. Lovely attentive waitress. We will look at staying in the adjoining rooms on a future visit.

1 Thank Jeanette W
St Albans, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I had a birthday celebration. It was superb. From a late lunchtime start. We spent several hours enjoying a memorable afternoon. Food is a mix of French with Polish influences. . Served with perfect presentation in the French style of small but perfectly balanced intense flavours. A great wine selection and spirits later on after the extensive desert trolley. .... More 

Thank Matt M
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went to La Fontaine on our first day in Krakow (24/10/16). My wife and I had the pork three ways, my eldest son had chicken curry and youngest had the steak. I would describe the meal as fine dining and very enjoyable. The restaurant is situated in a cellar and had a nice atmosphere. It would be ideal for a... More 

Thank Jimnelyfraser
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The menu was exquisite and mouth watering, the service was impeccable. It offered something slightly different to many of the other restaurants in the vicinity. The price was a bit dearer but the 3 course menu still only worked out at £25 per head, where a similar restaurant in the UK could easily be double. If you're looking for something... More 

Thank Waynegreaves
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We visited La Fontaine on recommendation from a friend and we were not disappointed. The food was local dishes and excellent value for money. The location is close to the main square in Krakow

Thank GARY L
London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Dinner on Friday night, and just popped in on the off chance as we had been given a menu the previous day. Wow! Greeted by a lovely lady who showed us a table for two. Ordered salmon marinated in Absynth and French onion soup to start. Superb. Mains were seafood risotto, and roe deer stew with wild boar fillet. Again... More 

Thank flattopsteve
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We were a big company of 6 adults and 2 toddlers. Interior is super cool, comfy, relaxing. Menus a bit poor but food was good. Presentation of food was amazing. Staff was nice and spoke English. No rib eye there. Had Sea bass filet and it wasn't juicy it was a bit dry and potato on top in super oily,... More 

Thank Kykisonya
Leicester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Just off the main square, lots of character...bare walls, cosy, staff good. Very good little freebies before and after our meal. We went back again! Good menu choice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 30
French, Polish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Slawkowska 1, Krakow 31-014, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow
  • Phone Number: +48 12 422 65 64
In the heart of the Old Town, among the largest cultural and tourist attractions, we offer you excellent French cuisine and very comfortable rooms and suites.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?